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The Resource Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow ; introduction by Stanley Crouch

Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow ; introduction by Stanley Crouch

Label
Mr. Sammler's planet
Title
Mr. Sammler's planet
Statement of responsibility
Saul Bellow ; introduction by Stanley Crouch
Title variation
Mister Sammler's planet
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through the eyes of an elderly Polish Jew, a comment on 20-century existence. A former journalist and survivor of a Nazi concentration camp, he lives in New York's upper west side, musing on the loss of tradition, roots, and ideals, and eyeing various family crises with curious but objective eyes
Member of
Awards note
Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Cataloging source
VYF
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Bellow, Saul
Dewey number
816
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Crouch, Stanley
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Holocaust survivors
  • City and town life
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Intellectuals
  • Jewish men
Label
Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow ; introduction by Stanley Crouch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally appeared in Atlantic monthly in a different form
  • Originally published in the United States of America by The Viking Press, 1970
  • Published with an introduction by Stanley Cro0uch in Penguin Books (U.S.A.) 1996
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54432916
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 260 pages
Isbn
9780142437834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0004318787
  • (OCoLC)54432916
Label
Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow ; introduction by Stanley Crouch
Publication
Note
  • Originally appeared in Atlantic monthly in a different form
  • Originally published in the United States of America by The Viking Press, 1970
  • Published with an introduction by Stanley Cro0uch in Penguin Books (U.S.A.) 1996
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54432916
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 260 pages
Isbn
9780142437834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0004318787
  • (OCoLC)54432916

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